1. Samoan Government To Close Its Offices Amid Measles Crisis That Has Left 53 Dead  NPR
  2. Measles outbreak spurred by anti-vaxxers shuts down Samoan government  Ars Technica
  3. NZDF supporting Samoa measles epidemic response  RNZ
  4. Samoa measles outbreak: death toll reaches 53  RNZ
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Forty-eight of the fatalities were children under 4 years old. The number of immunizations plummeted last year after improperly prepared vaccines led to the deaths of two infants. Forty-eight of the fatalities were children under 4 years old. The number of immunizations plummeted last year after improperly prepared vaccines led to the deaths of two infants.

Samoan Government To Close Its Offices Amid Measles Crisis That Has Left 53 Dead : NPR

Of the 53 dead, 48 are children aged 4 and younger. Of the 53 dead, 48 are children aged 4 and younger.

Measles outbreak spurred by anti-vaxxers shuts down Samoan government | Ars Technica

Of the 53 dead, 48 are children aged 4 and younger. Of the 53 dead, 48 are children aged 4 and younger.

Measles outbreak spurred by anti-vaxxers shuts down Samoan government | Ars Technica

New Zealand's Defence Force is providing logistics support as Samoa continues to battle against a deadly measles epidemic.New Zealand's Defence Force is providing logistics support as Samoa continues to battle against a deadly measles epidemic.

NZDF supporting Samoa measles epidemic response | RNZ News

The government will shut down for two days so public servants can assist with a mass measles vaccination campaign. The government will shut down for two days so public servants can assist with a mass measles vaccination campaign.

Samoa shuts down government to focus on 'cruel reality' of deadly measles outbreak | SBS News

Over 1,000 cases of measles have been recorded in the Pacific island country, with the casualties including a 7-month-old. “This is very much out of control,” a vaccine expert said.Over 1,000 cases of measles have been recorded in the Pacific island country, with the casualties including a 7-month-old. “This is very much out of control,” a vaccine expert said.

“Samoa shuts down entire govt after measles outbreak kills 53. Measles has killed 5,000+ in DR Congo & it’s business as usual. Is it ‘cos Samoa is an island of 197,000 people it can’t afford 53 deaths, but DRC is a vast land of 87 million & can afford even a million? Talk to me”

Charles Onyango-Obbo on Twitter: "Samoa shuts down entire govt after measles outbreak kills 53. Measles has killed 5,000+ in DR Congo & it’s business as usual. Is it ‘cos Samoa is an island of 197,000 people it can’t afford 53 deaths, but DRC is a vast land of 87 million & can afford even a million? Talk to me… https://t.co/C6ln8kqnde"

“"Samoa’s government said Monday that another five children had died within the past day from a measles outbreak, bringing the death toll from the epidemic to more than 50 as authorities race to vaccinate the entire population." https://t.co/DCWwFnaOuy”

Senator Brad Hoylman on Twitter: ""Samoa’s government said Monday that another five children had died within the past day from a measles outbreak, bringing the death toll from the epidemic to more than 50 as authorities race to vaccinate the entire population." https://t.co/DCWwFnaOuy"

“Samoa government to close for two days amid measles outbreak that has killed dozens of children https://t.co/IeMefOpmHQ”

Carl Zimmer on Twitter: "Samoa government to close for two days amid measles outbreak that has killed dozens of children https://t.co/IeMefOpmHQ"

“Measles outbreak in Samoa kills dozens of children, puts island nation in holiday lockdown | CBC News https://t.co/TDUUIIdGG2”

Aarti on Twitter: "Measles outbreak in Samoa kills dozens of children, puts island nation in holiday lockdown | CBC News https://t.co/TDUUIIdGG2"